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John Jacob Ehrat
Male 1901 - 1985


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  • Birth  1901  , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Church Membership  Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Philipsburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence  145 MacGregor Cres., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-136740P 
    Died  24 Feb 1985  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried  Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Philipsburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I136740  Generations
    Last Modified  29 Aug 2017 

    Family  Eva Lenore Forler,   b. 3 Jun 1909, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1985, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Feb 1934  [3
    Children 
     1. Ronald Ehrat
     2. Sheila Ehrat
     3. Paul Ehrat,   b. 28 Mar 1937, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1937, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F42483  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • EHRAT, John Jacob - On Sunday, Feb. 24, 1985, at K-W Hospital, Kitchener, John Ehrat, of 145 MacGregor Cres., Waterloo, formerly of Philipsburg.

      He was born in Switzerland 83 years ago, son of the late Johannes Ehrat and the former Anna Busenhart. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Philipsburg; the Canadian Order of Foresters of Court Nith, Philipsburg, where he was a treasurer for 31 years and in 1975 was named forester of the Year. A member of the Waterloo Rod and gun club, the New Hamburg Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 532 and the Senior Citizens of New Dundee.

      Beloved husband of the former Eva Forler, whom he married February 10 1934; sadly missed by his son, Ronald and his wife Helen of RR2, Baden; his daughter, Sheila and her husband Grant McLaughlin of Waterloo; fondly remembered by his grandchildren, Christine Ehrat, Kathryn Skowron, Michael and Susan McLaughlin and one sister, Margait of Schaffhausen, Switzerland; one nephew, Rudolf Muffler of Switzerland.

      He was predeceased by one son, Paul in infancy and one sister, Mrs. Gertrude Muffler.

      Friends and relatives may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., Ne Hamburg, after 7 pm this evening and until Wednesday, Feb. 27, 1985, at noon, when transfer will be made to Zion Lutheran Church, Philipsburg, for service at 2 pm, with rev. D. Kranz officiating. Interment in the church cemetery.1a

      1aKitchener-Waterloo Record 25 Feb 1985 pg D11

  • Sources 
    1. [S548] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Zion Evangelical Lutheran Philipsburg CC#6478.
      EHRAT/in loving memory of/father/John J./Ehrat/1901-1985/mother/Eva L./Forler/1909-1985

    2. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate..
      Paul Ehrat Death Date: 1 Apr 1937 Philipsburg, Waterloo Birth Location: Ontario b. 28 Mar 1937, Father: John Jacob Ehrat b. Switzerland, Mother: Eva Ehrat b. Ontario, cause: influenza, 4 days

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of John Jacob Ehrat - 25 Feb 1985 pg D11.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1901 - , Switzerland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Philipsburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 145 MacGregor Cres., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Feb 1985 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Philipsburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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